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Science Reporter; NUCLEAR COLLISIONS

02/04/1965


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Series
Science Reporter
Program
NUCLEAR COLLISIONS
Program Number

8

Series Description

Series of 26 programs. Science Reporter is a regularly recurring report on the latest developments in the fields of science. It will deal with everything from archaeology to space flight. Programs are prepared at various locations throughout the country with special emphasis on the United States space program.

A 1963 production of WGBH-TV, Boston. Producer, Don Fouser, director, Russell Morash. Series release date: 1957

Program Description

Program description: John Fitch goes to the Burlington, Mass High Voltage plant constructed in 1955 as a test facility for accelerating heavy ions for nuclear physics research. Here Fitch investigates MIT’s 1960’s built “Emperor” molecular beam -- a tandem particle accelerator capable of generating twenty-five million volts; Program looks at voltage generation model as designed by Robert J. Van De Graaff.

Series description: Series of 26 programs. Science Reporter is a regularly recurring report on the latest developments in the fields of science. It will deal with everything from archaeology to space flight. Programs are prepared at various locations throughout the country with special emphasis on the United States space program.

A production of WGBH-TV, Boston. Producer / Director, Russell Morash.

Working Title: Van De Graaff Country Date recorded: 2/4/1965 Date of air: 2/25/1965

Duration

00:28:49

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Science
News
Citation
Chicago: “Science Reporter; NUCLEAR COLLISIONS,” 02/04/1965, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D700AD3C78F6437C9D9BEC2401A72D97.
MLA: “Science Reporter; NUCLEAR COLLISIONS.” 02/04/1965. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D700AD3C78F6437C9D9BEC2401A72D97>.
APA: Science Reporter; NUCLEAR COLLISIONS. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D700AD3C78F6437C9D9BEC2401A72D97
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